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TEST MATCH

SOUTH AFRICA v AUSTRALIA
ADELAIDE OVAL
JANUARY 30, 1998
Result: DRAW
Runs Per Wicket: 39.0 | Scoring Rate: 2.8
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
South Africa in Australia Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
South Africa 44% 28 34 32 150
Australia 52% 32 35 34 570

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 South Africa 517 10 996
2 Australia 350 10 737
3 South Africa 193 6 348
4 Australia 227 7 652

TWENTY MATCH RATINGS HISTORY [?]

This chart shows the twenty match rating history for the two teams upto the start of the current match.

2.0 1.5 1.0 0.5 AUSTRALIA SOUTH AFRICA 1909-07-26 1928-11-30 1947-02-28 1955-06-11 1964-02-28 1972-12-22 1980-01-04 1986-09-26 1993-08-25 1998-01-30

MATCH PROGRESS

SOUTH AFRICA PTS AUSTRALIA PTS 0 228 455 683 910 1138 1366 1593 1821 2048 0 228 455 683 910 1138 1366 1593 1821 2048 1st 2nd 3rd 4th

PROGRESS TABLE

This table shows the progress of the match by each partnership. This progress is illustrated in the chart above.

I WKT RPW T1P T2P T1PT T2PT
4 8 39.0 1373 1201 0.53 0.47
4 7 38.6 1367 1183 0.54 0.46
4 6 39.4 1341 1183 0.53 0.47
4 5 40.2 1312 1178 0.53 0.47
4 4 39.1 1257 1087 0.54 0.46
4 3 38.4 1209 1019 0.54 0.46
4 2 38.5 1172 982 0.54 0.46
4 1 39.5 1144 988 0.54 0.46
3 7 40.8 1118 1002 0.53 0.47
3 6 39.7 1079 985 0.52 0.48
3 5 41.0 1084 964 0.53 0.47
3 4 42.6 1098 946 0.54 0.46
3 3 44.4 1116 928 0.55 0.45
3 2 45.5 1105 895 0.55 0.45
3 1 45.1 1048 846 0.55 0.45
2 10 43.4 950 784 0.55 0.45
2 9 43.9 912 756 0.55 0.45
2 8 44.2 871 721 0.55 0.45
2 7 46.8 845 747 0.53 0.47
2 6 49.4 813 767 0.51 0.49
2 5 52.0 777 783 0.5 0.5
2 4 51.7 724 724 0.5 0.5
2 3 54.9 682 746 0.48 0.52
2 2 49.0 615 561 0.52 0.48
2 1 48.4 565 499 0.53 0.47
1 10 51.7 517 517 0.5 0.5
1 9 49.2 443 443 0.5 0.5
1 8 46.8 374 374 0.5 0.5
1 7 43.6 305 305 0.5 0.5
1 6 47.7 286 286 0.5 0.5
1 5 55.0 275 275 0.5 0.5
1 4 67.2 269 269 0.5 0.5
1 3 53.3 160 160 0.5 0.5
1 2 74.0 148 148 0.5 0.5
1 1 140.0 140 140 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
SM Pollock South Africa 430 148 9 156.4
MS Kasprowicz Australia 342 180 5 35.1
L Klusener South Africa 342 171 5 33.2
SCG MacGill Australia 216 134 5 29.8
SK Warne Australia 288 147 3 13.0
JH Kallis South Africa 204 65 2 8.3
AJ Bichel Australia 294 154 1 1.4
PL Symcox South Africa 191 82 1 1.5
GS Blewett Australia 84 26 1 2.4
SR Waugh Australia 84 40 1 1.6
BM McMillan South Africa 216 93 0 0.0
ME Waugh Australia 36 21 0 0.0
WJ Cronje (c) South Africa 6 2 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
G Kirsten South Africa 185 1 314 26 11.4
ME Waugh Australia 178 1 432 31 9.1
MA Taylor (c) Australia 175 1 405 30 15.7
AM Bacher South Africa 105 2 243 15 0.4
BM McMillan South Africa 87 0 165 12 0.7
WJ Cronje (c) South Africa 78 2 165 11 0.5
PL Symcox South Africa 56 2 45 8 0.4
RT Ponting Australia 49 2 156 8 0.1
GS Blewett Australia 47 2 123 8 0.1
SR Waugh Australia 40 2 101 7 0.1
SM Pollock South Africa 40 1 66 6 0.1
HH Gibbs South Africa 39 2 121 5 0.0
L Klusener South Africa 38 2 60 5 0.1
JH Kallis South Africa 30 2 67 4 0.0
JN Rhodes South Africa 25 1 47 4 0.0
MS Kasprowicz Australia 17 1 26 3 0.0
DJ Richardson † South Africa 15 1 56 2 0.0
MTG Elliott Australia 12 2 38 2 0.0
IA Healy † Australia 11 2 32 2 0.0
SCG MacGill Australia 10 1 47 2 0.0
AJ Bichel Australia 7 2 31 1 0.0
SK Warne Australia 4 1 14 1 0.0

SOUTH AFRICA v AUSTRALIA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

South Africa faced Australia in 64 test matches before this game. Of these, South Africa had the stronger team in 13 matches according to the formbook expectation.

Each circle in the chart below represents a previous South Africa v Australia test. To reach a match page, click on the circle. The red circle represents the current match.

SOUTH AFRICA AUSTRALIA STRONGER WEAKER WEAKER STRONGER 10 15 20 26 31 36 41 46 51 57 10 15 20 26 31 36 41 46 51 57

RECENT MATCHES

MATCH SOUTH AFRICA
WIN EXP.
AUSTRALIA
WIN EXP.
January 02, 1998
Sydney Cricket Ground
24 73
December 26, 1997
Melbourne Cricket Ground
34 62
March 21, 1997
SuperSport Park, Centurion
23 74
March 14, 1997
St George's Park, Port Elizabeth
23 74
February 28, 1997
The Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
43 52
March 25, 1994
Kingsmead, Durban
35 62
March 17, 1994
Newlands, Cape Town
42 54
March 04, 1994
The Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
40 57
January 28, 1994
Adelaide Oval
49 47